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Cat® XQ2280 Generator
Cat® XQ2280 Generator

Introducing the Cat® XQ2280 Generator

 

 

Introducing the industry’s first single-engine mobile power solution above 560 kW that complies with U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final emission standards. The Cat® XQ2280 generator meets the growing demand for temporary power solutions that can support operations at an enterprise scale and offers superior prime and standby power performance in a complete, easy-to-operate package. The transportable unit is ideal for data centers, healthcare facilities, municipal infrastructure, wastewater treatment plants and other utilities, and mining and quarry sites.

With all components packaged in a 48-foot weather-resistant container with sound attenuation, the Cat XQ2280 generator is ideal for rental applications. Equipped with the EMCP 4.4 digital control panel, the generator set offers easy access to controls and a programmable logic controller functionality to accommodate changes in processes or application requirements.

External features, such as the fuel and diesel exhaust (DEF) fuel fill ports and a user-friendly touch screen, simplify the mobile solution’s use. For added convenience, remotely track and manage the Cat XQ2280 generator set with Cat Connect technology via a mobile device.

Designed with a dual-wall 1,050-gallon fuel tank, the Cat XQ2280 power module can deliver up to 10 hours of prime operation. The highly mobile generator set is also remote fuel and DEF tank capable for utility operations and continuous operations. Engineered for fast installation and diverse applications, the XQ2280 generator is available in an optional cold weather package for operations in extreme weather conditions.

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Cat XQ2280 Generator

Generating up to 2 MW of standby power or 1825 kW of prime power, the readily available and rentable generator complies with the U.S. EPA’s Tier 4 Final emission standards.

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Press Release

Caterpillar Introduces Cat XQ2280 Power Module

Caterpillar Inc. announces the introduction of the Cat XQ2280 power module, the industry’s first single-engine mobile power solution above 560 kW that complies with U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final emission standards. Now available for 60-Hz applications from Cat dealers throughout North America, the Cat XQ2280 power module provides up to 2 MW of standby power or 1825 kW of prime power. 

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Cat® XQ2280 Generator
Cat® XQ2280 Generator

Cat Connect Comes Standard

The Cat XQ2280 power module is equipped with Cat Connect technology and comes with a subscription for Remote Asset Monitoring (RAM) at no charge until December 31, 2023. The telematics send real-time information on fuel level, DEF level, battery voltage, and run status. Connected assets support peak operation with timely insights that help customers better control costs, improve performance, and reduce risks. 

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Cat connect comes standard
Cat connect comes standard

Spec Sheets

Cat XQ2280 Rental Generator Set

Standby 2000 kW

Prime 1825 kW

60 Hz 1800 rpm 480V

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Cat® XQ2280 Rental Generator Set
Cat® XQ2280 Rental Generator Set

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